Lizi’s Granola Strawberries And Cream Scones For St George’s Day.
Fancy making some Lizi’s Granola Strawberries And Cream Scones for St George’s Day?
St George’s Day is the perfect excuse to get some scones in the oven.
There are not many things more English than a warm scone smothered with jam and cream!
(St George’s Day 23rd April).
Whether you’re whipping up a batch for a picnic, celebrating St George’s Day or simply looking for a delicious snack at a garden party, these tasty scones are perfect with clotted cream and jam or simply munched in a stolen moment of solitude, fresh out of the oven.
Lizi’s Granola Strawberries And Cream Scones For St George’s Day:
Makes: 8 scones
280g plain flour
1 tsp baking powder
pinch of salt
50g caster sugar
115g fridge-cold butter
1 large egg
120ml double cream
2 tbsp honey
Three quarter cup of strawberries cut into eighths
Half cup of granola for ingredients and sprinkling.
How To Make:
Preheat the oven to 200 degrees, 180 fan.
Line a baking sheet with baking paper and put to one side.
Put the flour, baking powder, salt and sugar in a large bowl.
Cut the butter into small pieces and rub in using your fingers or a food processor until it resembles breadcrumbs.
Add handful of granola.
Stir in cut strawberries until covered in flour.
In another bowl whisk the egg, double cream, honey and vanilla extract.
Pour into the flour mixture and stir until dough begins to form.
Place the dough onto a floured surface and knead gently until a ball forms but don’t over-knead or stir.
Pat the dough into a round until it’s about 1.5cm thick and cut into 8 even wedges.
Place on the baking sheet and sprinkle with the granola.
Bake for 20 minutes, although check a bit before, just in case; you want them golden brown.
Once baked, place on wire rack to cool.
Best enjoyed fresh out of the oven, these yummy scones bring a taste of summer to even the drizzliest August afternoon!
Recipe and image courtesy of Lizi’s Granola
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